UPDATE: IHG Rewards Club Award Category Changes January 14, 2019


IHG Rewards Club yesterday released the list of hotels moving up and down in number of points required for award nights effective January 14, 2019.

IHG Rewards Club InterContinental Sydney

We have now tabulated the 77 pages of changes and there are total of 695 hotels moving up/down in number of points required for award nights. 

You can access IHG here.

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Number of Properties Moving Up:

Number of Properties Moving Down:

Here are the changes:

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There are total of 695 hotels changing in award category next week. Just keep in mind that IHG is known to change the points requirement throughout the year without any notice.

Only 147 hotels will require 5,000 points less while 548 will require more. There are no hotels moving up or down more than 5,000 points.